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Graduate Certificate in Data Science

Admission Requirements

  • Online application
  • College transcripts
  • Resume
  • Essay
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • College course in statistics (with a grade of B or better). This requirement may be waived if students complete this free statistics course, enroll in MATH-138 concurrently with their first semester of graduate studies, or by approval of the admissions staff.
  • It is strongly recommended that students complete this free computer science course, if they do not have prior programming experience.
  • Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.


Tuition for the Graduate Certificate in Data Science is $1,250 per credit.  Students must complete a total of 16 credits (4 courses).

Application Deadlines

Keep up-to-date with our application deadlines. We know it’s a big decision, which is why we offer multiple options to best fit your situation.

We also offer a rolling deadline for applications received after May 2. Decisions for these applications will be released on a space-available basis.

Decision 1

  • Application Due
  • Decision Released on/before

Decision 2

  • Application Due
  • Decision Released on/before